An excitable Doberman who was not responsive to training until The K9 Centre Brisbane North did there magic…

Having owned dogs all our lives we found ourselves a little overwhelmed by our latest addition to the family, a very excitable Doberman who was not very responsive to training. We decided to book both our Doberman and our Beagle into K9. After our dogs completed the 10 day Board Smart program it was incredible…

K9 Centre Dog Trainers

It has been bought to our attention that other people advertising training services  are stating that they have been trained by Martin Dominick principal trainer of the K9 Centre hoping this will give them recognition. Although this is flattering please  be aware that  K9 Centre Dog Trainers are professionals who take their work seriously and…

Sniffers to snuff out pests

Many homes and businesses deal with termite problems but a place you don’t often see the pest inspectors is around power poles.

Sparky the kelpie and Buzz the black labrador paid a visit to Dubbo yesterday as part of an Australian-first trial to use sniffer dogs in order to detect termites in power poles.

Country Energy’s North Western regional general manager Peter Halliwell said the trial will take place in the Bourke and Nyngan region and will incorporate using the dogs to detect termites in 2000 poles.

“We are always trying to find better ways of maintaining our network,” he said.

“The network in these areas has always been very susceptible to termites, due to the soil type and the (dry) environment surrounding the network

“It is an ongoing issue and many poles have to be replaced.